From: Wayne Leman (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Feb 24 2000 - 10:32:13 EST
>> BTW, this is one of my soapboxes. I'm currently proofreading (yet)
>> new English Bible version and it is full of (yea, replete with, and there
>> even a plethora of) syntactic "transliterations" from Greek which do not
>Should that not be 'there ARE even a plethora of ...'?
You *are* so right, Jonathan. We Americans often get number agreement
confused with using borrowed Greek and Latin plurals. "The data clearly
shows..." vs. "The data clearly clear show..." <g>
>'scuse my ignorance if otherwise, but I'm just feeling pedantic!
Well, thanks for being pedantic,
another of my soapboxes is accuracy and you caught a slip on my part,
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